F259. The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro Celebrates 50 Years

Cody D. Todd Memorial Stage, Sponsored by USC, Exhibit Halls D & E, Convention Center, Level Two
Friday, February 10, 2017
3:00 pm to 4:15 pm


Formalized in 1965, The MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro is one of the oldest such programs in the country. Join us for multi-genre reading to celebrate our long history.


Stuart Dischell is the author of Good Hope Road, a National Poetry Series selection, Evenings & Avenues, Dig Safe, and Backwards Days, and the chapbooks Animate Earth and Touch Monkey. He is the Class of 1952 Distinguished Professor in the MFA Program in Creative Writing at UNC Greensboro.

Ansel Elkins is the author of Blue Yodel, which won the 2014 Yale Series of Younger Poets prize. Her poems have appeared in the American Scholar, the Believer, Boston Review, Oxford American, Parnassus, Virginia Quarterly Review, and elsewhere. She was born in Anniston, Alabama.

Craig Nova


February 7–10, 2024
Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City Convention Center